Tag: shock

How To Set Up An Enduro Mountain Bike For A Bike Park

Something we often get asked on Ask GMBN is what sort of bike do I need to ride a bike park. The truth is you can ride a bike park on most types of mountain bike. Right here, I’ve got my Enduro bike, and I’m gonna show you my top tips on setting one up […]

Downhill Bike or Trail Bike? | Ask GMBN Anything About Mountain Biking

(intense boom) (splash) – Right, welcome to this week’s Ask GMBN and we’ve Chris to help me out this week. All good information, I hope. Got some cool corrections, actually, from last week’s show. Tastemoze actually told me that KMC make gold chains, so I was talking about that last week. Somebody really wanted the […]

How To Set Up Mountain Bike Suspension

Suspension set-up is crucial to getting the best performance from your mountain bike. Taking a few minutes to do it correctly will ensure that you’re getting the best ride out on the trail. You’ll need a shock pump and a tape measure. A scale is helpful for accurately determining your weight while wearing all of […]

Downhill Bikes With Plus Sized Tyres? | Ask GMBN Anything About Mountain Biking

Welcome to Ask GMBN th… (lips smack) Welcome to Ask GMBN this week where we have got the whole crew. – Everyone’s in. – Oh yeah. – We’re splendid. And we’re multicoloured. We’ve got everything. All the information GMBN has got to offer for you in answering your questions. Doddy, how have we found those […]

Blake’s Canyon Sender DH Bike Set Up For Whistler Bikepark

(upbeat electronic music) – Ha ha! Man, we are super high up here on the Whistler Mountain. We’re in the clouds and I’m gonna give a lowdown on how I set up my downhill bike, specifically for the bike park. So let’s head out of the clouds. For me, I’ve picked a downhill bike. It’s […]

5 Changes To Make Your Mountain Bike Feel New!

– Let’s take a look at a few ways to make your steed feel fresh and new. Just the simplest changes to your setup can make your mountain bike feel like a brand new beast. – Yeah and let’s not forget that those setup changes can actually give you more confidence on your bike and […]

How to Size a Bicycle Chain

Replacement chains for bicycles are always longer than you need. In this video we’ll take you step by step through chain sizing. Hello, Calvin Jones with Park Tool company. If you’re working on a bike with a single speed, or a bike with a Campagnolo derailleur, we have separate videos that cover sizing for those […]

Basic Mountain Bike Air Shock Service

– We often tell you here at GMBN Tech how to look after your bike, and in particular, we tend to look at things the transmission, because that’s the stuff that really has to put up with your day to day use. But equally, your suspension forks get a bit of a hard time, and […]